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A reminder of life and death

History
by Chelsea Boes
Posted 11/20/14, 12:53 pm

Our innkeeper told us we had come to Gettysburg at a propitious time: Remembrance Weekend, during which throngs of period-dressed Civil War enthusiasts march through town, remembering President Abraham Lincoln, and decorating the centuries-old graves with fresh flowers.

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The 7th betrayal

History | As safe financial havens for corrupt leaders, the United States and others share some blame for Balkan problems
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 10/17/14, 01:00 am

Second in a series. The first, in our Oct. 18 issue, told of six betrayals of small Balkan countries by big powers over the past two centuries.

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Balkan betrayal, again and again

History | In a region long used as a pawn by great powers, reformers have reason to be suspicious of the West
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 10/03/14, 01:00 am

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